Category: Education

If you build it

By Ben Olson
Reader Staff

There is one ultimate goal that many in the Boy Scouts of America seek before their 18th birthday: Eagle Scout status. For Sandpoint High School …

‘Little sprouts everywhere’

By Lyndsie Kiebert
Reader Staff

Cynthia Mason has been teaching in Sandpoint for more than two decades, and teaching in general since the ‘70s. After this coming school year, she’ll …

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